Sorin Semeniuc is an award-winning journalist, member of the Romanian Centre for Investigative Journalism and reporter for the national daily Romania Libera.

His work is primarily investigative, looking at the corruption that is so often at the heart of Romanian politics and law. He is the founder of the former investigative news website and holds a PhD for his thesis on the relationship between the language of journalism and that of politics.

Sorin Semeniuc was selected for the 2016 European Press Prize shortlist with ‘Land Grabbing in the EU: How Rabobank is Profiting of Theft and Abuse in Romania’

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Land Grabbing in the EU: How Rabobank is profiting off theft and abuse in Romania

  • Corruption
  • Economy

The Dutch banking giant Rabobank is accused of profiting off the back of fraud, forgery and the systematic abuse of hundreds of Romania's poorest citizens, in a huge and aggressive land grab in Eastern Europe.